Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  M 108  ·  M 97  ·  NGC 3556  ·  NGC 3587  ·  NGC 3594  ·  Owl Nebula  ·  PK148+57.1
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M97 Owl Nebula & M108 Surfboard Galaxy (560mm)

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M97 Owl Nebula & M108 Surfboard Galaxy (560mm)

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L USM
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 70Da
Mounts
Star Adventurer
Filters
Astronomik CLS-CCD Clip Filter
Accessories
Kenko C-AF 1.4x MC4 DXG
Software
Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight · Adobe Lightroom 6 (Adobe Lightroom)
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope
Guiding Cameras
Lacerta MGEN 2

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 16, 2017
Frames:
Astronomik CLS-CCD Clip Filter: 12x120" (24') ISO1600
Integration:
24'
Darks:
12
Bias:
12
Avg. Moon age:
20.08 days
Avg. Moon phase:
71.34%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
6.00

RA center: 11h13m06s.83

DEC center: +55°2105.2

Pixel scale: 1.552 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -88.325 degrees

Field radius: 0.942 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3612x2461

Locations: Derendingen 454m, Solothurn, SO, Switzerland

Description

Test shot with EF 400mm f/5.6L and Kenko 1.4x converter at 560mm f/8. Only 24 minutes... in a cloud free phase.

With much more subs it could be an interesting combination...

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M97 Owl Nebula & M108 Surfboard Galaxy (560mm), 



    
        

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